A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Faliraki in Greece on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us2000bjnj. Event ids that are associated: us2000bjnj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.53 km (42 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 02:40:32 / November 7, 2017 @ 2:40 am. The temblor was picked up at 04:40:32 / 4:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 28.4165 East, latitude 36.2702 North, depth = 67.53 km.
Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ula, Datça, Fethiye (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Ortaca (c. 19 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Dalaman (c. 19 300 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Sarigerme (c. 16 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Triánta (c. 11 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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